Monthly Archives: August 2021

Whole Home Optimisation

Core4Grid – Whole Home Optimisation

With participants saving an average of 49% of their annual energy bills and reducing their carbon footprint by 14%, a ground-breaking pilot scheme, Core4Grid, conducted by geo has shown how invaluable smart meters can be in helping homeowners save money and help tackle climate change. There were 24 ‘Hybrid Homes’ that took part in the […]

PAS Standards

PAS 1878:2021 & PAS 1879:2021

PAS 1878:2021 and PAS 1879:2021 are two relatively new standards which have been developed by BSI (The British Standards Institute) for Energy Smart Appliances (ESAs) to support the transition to a flexible, low-carbon energy system by transforming electricity demand and adapting it more quickly to the short-term availability of renewable energy. Managing Flexibility It is […]

Arctic polar bear - global warming

Climate Change Widespread, Rapid, and Intensifying – IPCC

GENEVA, Aug 9 – Scientists are observing changes in the Earth’s climate in every region and across the whole climate system, according to the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report, released today. Many of the changes observed in the climate are unprecedented in thousands, if not hundreds of thousands of years, and some […]